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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pignans, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pignans...

Pignans is a coastal city in France. It is a quite little city close to the water with a population of 2987 people. The water temperature around Pignans has moderate variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.4°F) in February up to 22.6°C (72.6°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pignans is located in the northern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Pignans?

The current water temperature in the month of November near Pignans is about:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots near Pignans?

Not too many surf spots are located close to Pignans. A spot, which is not too far away, is Alassio, which is more than 108.2km (67.2miles) away from Pignans. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Alassio and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Palavas les Flots, which is approximately 115.9km (72miles) away from Pignans. Another surfspot is Palavas les Flots, located roughly 115.9km (72miles) from Pignans.

Are there beaches near Pignans?

No, there are not too many beaches near to Pignans. One beach, which is not too far away, is Bora Bora, which is just 54.8km (34miles) away from Pignans. Another nice beach near Pignans is Ventimiglia, which is roughly 76.7km (47.7miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Pignans?

The water temperature around Pignans is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to roughly 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Pignans?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Pignans: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Pignans...

Do you know what the the city Rosenhayn in the United States, the geo Southern California Borderland , and the city La Bouilladisse in the France have in common with Pignans? Click on the links to find out...